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Quotations by Paul Tillich

Depression is rage spread thin.

Fear is the absence of faith.

Language has created the word loneliness to express the pain of being alone, and the word solitude to express the glory of being alone.

Religion is the state of being grasped by an ultimate concern, a concern which qualifies all other concerns as preliminary and which itself contains the answer to the question of a meaning of our life.

The awareness of the ambiguity of one’s highest achievements (as well as one’s deepest failures) is a definite symptom of maturity.

The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.

The first duty of love is to listen.